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Find more Haywood relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 465 more people named Haywood in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 8,872 people named Haywood in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Haywood in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 9,337 people named Haywood were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 63%, or 1,434 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 3,143 were children
  • The average annual income was $737
  • 33% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,823

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Haywood families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 362 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 4% were born in foreign countries
  • 10% were first-generation Americans